NFL

Roethlisberger and the Steelers Decimated the Jaguars in a Embarrassingly Lopsided 27-3 Victory

The Pittsburgh Steelers decimated the Jacksonville Jaguars in a embarrassingly lopsided victory of 27-3, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020 in TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville. For the win, Ben Roethlisberger threw for 267 yards, and two touchdowns. The Steelers also relied on a rushing game that produced 106 yards and one rushing touchdown.

Roethlisberger finished the game completing 32 of 46 passes, to lead the way for the Steelers. He ended up with an overall QB rating of 89.70, coming from a performance that included 267 yards, two touchdowns, and one interception for the game.

The ground game for the Steelers saw James Conner carrying the football 13 times, and Benny Snell Jr. helping with rushing the ball seven times. The two rushers produced 89 yards and 15 yards respectively in a winning effort. The passing game for the Steelers had Roethlisberger throwing the football to Chase Claypool and Diontae Johnson as his most productive targets. Claypool caught four passes for a net gain of 59 yards. The secondary target (Johnson) caught 12 passes for a net contribution of 111 yards.

On the defensive side of the football, the Steelers produced one forced fumble, one tackle for loss, two sacks and no defensive touchdowns.

For the losing team, Jake Luton finished the game completing 16 of 37 passes to lead the way for the Jaguars. This performance by Luton led to a QB rating of 15.50, and game stats of 151 yards, four interceptions and zero touchdowns.

The rushing game for the Jaguars was led by James Robinson and Dare Ogunbowale. For the game, Robinson rushed for 73 yards from carrying the football 17 times. Meanwhile Ogunbowale carried the ball 0 times for a total of zero yards. For the passing game, the top receivers for the Jaguars included D.J. Chark Jr. and Keelan Cole Sr.. Chark Jr. caught four passes for a total of 41 yards, while Cole Sr. contributed with 26 yards from two passes.

In their loss, the Jaguars defense contributed with zero forced fumbles and zero tackles to go along with no sacks and zero defensive touchdowns. This production from the Jaguars defense was not enough help get a win.

With the win, the Steelers leave with a record of 10-0 for the season, while the Jaguars record for the season now stands at 1-9.